Thank you, Assemblywoman Lifton, for your kind words and for all that you have done for our community!
We are honored to receive these meaningful words and the distinction of a New York State Assembly Citation from Assemblywoman Barbara S. Lifton! It has been our pleasure to work with you toward a more sustainable community for 18 years!
New York State Assembly Citation
Whereas, HOLT Architects has over the past fifty-seven years made an exceptional contribution to Tompkins County and the region, completing over 250 local projects to help clients realize their vision, creating a lasting and enormously-positive impact wherever their projects are build, attracting design talent and new architectural influences from around the world. Increasing their staff by twenty percent in 2019 alone, while continually pushing innovation, earning an astonishing seventy-eight design awards, paving the way for high-caliber green buildings designed in Tompkins County, including creating a Net-Zero Building in Ithaca for HOLT Architects, itself, and twelve LEED-Certified projects in Ithaca, always operating with the bedrock principles of equating success with investing in their people and giving back to the community – through involvement on many local boards, committees and charitable contributions, donating services to, and volunteering at forty-five local not-for-profit organizations in 2019; and
Whereas, HOLT Architects is now being justly honored as the recipient of the Tompkins County Chamber of Commerce’s Distinguished Business of the Year for 2019; now, therefore, be it
Resolved that the New York State Assembly, by its member, the Honorable Barbara S. Lifton does hereby recognize
as an outstanding business, worthy of the esteem of their entire community and the great State of New York.
Date: September 10, 2020
In Witness Whereof, I have Hereunto set my Hand and Signature
Barbara S. Lifton
Member of Assembly